Archive for the ‘General Updates’ Category

Happy belated Thanksgiving! I (Marian) am sitting in my brother’s apartment in Atlanta, watching the dessert plates pile up in the sink as my family and I wander between the couch and the refrigerator to scavenge leftovers. Though I am surrounded by family, I do feel a little adrift without my spouse; I returned to […]

Here are some pictures from the two-church spiritual retreat held at Campamento Jack Norment, in Paraguay. 400 Disciples from Argentina and Paraguay came together for a day of worship, song, Bible study, fellowship, and fun! The day concluded with a Closing Circle, where every family received a Yucca cutting to plant back home. The cutting […]

“You show me the path of life. In your presence there is fullness of joy; in your right hand are pleasures forevermore.” Ps 16:11 Our assignment as consultants for mission development is a collaborative effort with the Christian Church / Disciples of Christ churches of Argentina and Paraguay. So, a few weeks into our time […]

It’s been a busy week! Last Saturday we traveled to Asunción, Paraguay, to meet with church leaders there.  We returned just in time to join in on all the fun at the children’s camping trip. Here is a picture from Asunción’s cultural center, known as Museo del Cabildo. More details to come!

Matthew 25:35 There’s nothing like 28 hours of travel to make you feel like you’ve arrived at the other side of the world.  We left our apartment in New York around 4 pm on Sunday afternoon and boarded a plane for Toronto. From Toronto, we flew to Santiago, Chile and then to Buenos Aires, Argentina, […]

“For this is the day that God has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it.” (Ps. 118:24) Tomorrow, Marian and I are flying to Resistencia, Argentina to serve for a year as Global Ministries missionaries in partnership with the Disciples of Christ congregations of Argentina and Paraguay. We are very excited and eager […]